This image focuses on the fashion and clothing the “royalty” of ancient Egypt that can form the top of the social pyramid with elaborate fabrics and accessories. It relates to “Cleopatra” and the clothing she wore in her position. This image sums up my project as it displays the highest point of fashion of the time period.
Escultura tallada que nos ilustra la típica reina de Egipto. Nos muestra el tipo de vestidos que se utilizaban y los accesorios en detalles. Nos da una vista frontar y por la parte trasera para que tengamos una idea concreta de como lucían las reinas de Egipto en esos tiempos.
Sadigh Gallerys Ancient Egyptian Limestone Canopic Jar Incised onto the front,three rows of hieroglyphs.On the stopper,Thoth (baboon),the God of Wisdom.Canopic jars were used by the ancient egyptians during the mummification process to store and preserve the organs of their owner for the afterlife. 18th dynasty,1570-1085 BC
These reproduction Saxon noble costumes were made for re-enactlment for the King and Queen of Kent. Kent was a soveign state until absorbed within Wessex. Kent was the first kingdom to be convreeted to Christianity in southern England by St Augustine. These costumes are now in the Abbey museum
Isabelle of Portugal: Isabel de Aviz, Infanta de Portugal was born on 4 October 1503 at Lisbon, Portugal. She was the daughter of Manuel I de Aviz, Rei de Portugal and Maria de Castilla y Aragón, Infanta de Castilla.She married Karl V von Habsburg, Holy Roman Emperor, son of Felipe I von Habsburg, Rey de Castilla and Juana, Reina Juana de Castilla, on 11 March 1526 at Seville, Spain. She died on 1 May 1539 at age 35 at Toledo, Spain.